This is a very good car that is in a
difficult competetive bracket-
iblcuding the Lexus LS400, Mercedes E
Class, BMW 740, Infinity Q45. It
doesn't beat these cars in any category
but for its price, it can't be beat.
After 39,000 miles, I've notice some
ride deteriation. Potholes are more
noticeable than they were 2 years ago.
Also, the paint quality is not that
good. There are several specks where
the paint is chipping up. Overall a
very good car.
Don't buy the cars WITHOUT the
navigation system. You'll use it more
often then you think and it help the
interior's aestetics. Heated seats are
This car needs a 8 cyl option and at
some point (2003 or 2004) it has do
redesign the exterior, which is
starting to look a bit dated
(especially the rear). The seats could
be a little more posh (like the 740's).
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